Rick Goings is Chairman and CEO of Tupperware Brands, a multi-billion dollar global portfolio of direct selling companies. Previously, he was with Avon Products where he held a number of Global Senior Management positions in Europe, Asia and the United States. Mr. Goings is a Steward of the World Economic Forum’s Gender, Education and Work initiative, as well as a UN Women (UNW) HeForShe Impact Champion and founding member of the UNW Private Sector Leadership Advisory Council. He serves on the boards of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, the Smithsonian Institution, the Global Peter Drucker Forum and Rollins College. He has been recognized by the former French President Nicolas Sarkozy as a "Knight of the Legion of Honor", by the People’s Republic of China with the Marco Polo Award and was named CEO of the Year by the Holmes Group. Mr. Goings was educated at Guilford College, and is the recipient of a number of honorary doctorates. He served in the U.S. Navy on the Destroyer, USS Power.